Characteristics are described with a degree of granularity intended for die identification more so than for die classification. A characteristic may not span the entire die progression. Thus, not all characteristics may be present in any one coin.

1884-O VAM-23B I3R5 AW081220

Obverse: III2-9
  • Date set at the Far position.
  • Fine die crack in Liberty's lower hair above RS2.
  • Clash of right wreath at the cap vee.
  • Die crack from denticles above/thru R of PLURIBUS, above wheat leaves and Phrygian cap top into the UM of UNUM with field displacement above cap.
  • Thick polish line at the base of the cotton boll stems.
  • Clash of top of eagle's right with partial incuse n tick of In from reverse at Liberty's neck. Note: The listed incuse s of Trust from reverse cannot be seen in the right hair vee of lower hair edge.
Reverse: C3a.
  • Mint mark centered and upright. Distinct cross-hatch polish lines in the mint mark opening.
  • Die chips in eagle's right leg triangle void. Dense horizontal polish lines in eagle's left leg triangle void.
  • Cotton boll clash in the field above the arrowheads.
  • "Bearded eagle" clash marks of Liberty's hair at the eagle's neck and top of head.
  • Cap vee clash to the left side of RW1.
  • Debris and polish lines in the eagle's wing-neck gap.
  • Clash of Liberty's nose bridge, lips and chin at the inside of the left wreath.
VAMWorld: [ VAM-23 ] [ VAM-23A ] [ VAM-23B ] [ 1884-O VW List ]
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Topic revision: r3 - 15 Aug 2020, AndyWoj00

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